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May 23, 2016, 09:30 ET Argus welcomes General Atlantic as strategic investor

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to enter a strategic...


Apr 11, 2016, 11:12 ET Russia launches oil product netbacks for three vast areas

 News and price reporting agency Argus and Russian commodity exchange Spimex have launched netback price indexes for refined products in Russia...


Apr 04, 2016, 04:25 ET Argus wins data quality award

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has been ranked number one for data quality and usability in the annual Energy Risk...


Mar 09, 2016, 14:36 ET New Argus WTI Houston crude oil futures trade

 WTI Houston (Argus) financial futures listed on CME Group's NYMEX exchange traded on Tuesday, 8 March, for the first time since the launch of...


Feb 19, 2016, 10:34 ET Argus becomes the source for calculating Russian crude extraction tax

The Russian government has officially adopted price assessments published by commodity price reporting agency Argus as the basis for calculating...


Jan 06, 2016, 10:41 ET Opec adopts Argus prices

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) has switched to Argus as its energy price data provider from 1 January 2016. Opec will...


Oct 09, 2015, 04:43 ET Argus extends annual benchmark assurance review to fertilizers and petrochemicals

Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has completed its fourth external assurance review of its energy price benchmarks...


Oct 02, 2015, 15:56 ET Argus lança relatório de inteligência sobre o mercado brasileiro de fertilizantes

A agência internacional Argus, provedora líder de indicadores de preços, inteligência e dados de mercado, acaba de lançar...


Oct 02, 2015, 15:42 ET Argus launches Brazilian fertilizer information service

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched Argus FMB Fertilizer Brazil, a weekly report and online service that provides...


Sep 17, 2015, 13:03 ET Argus welcomes positive Iosco report on implementation of PRA Principles

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus welcomes today's report from the International Organization of Securities Commissions...


Aug 05, 2015, 23:07 ET Mideast Gulf LPG spot trade flourishes led by Qatari supplies

 LPG volumes traded outside of term agreements in the Mideast Gulf are on track to double this year compared with 2014, as increasing...


Jul 12, 2015, 03:00 ET Argus named a top UK exporter for fourth year running

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus Media features in the annual "Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200" league table of...


Jun 30, 2015, 13:24 ET Neil Bradford appointed Argus chief executive

Publisher Adrian Binks and the board of Argus Media today announced that Neil Bradford has been appointed chief executive of the company with...


May 29, 2015, 10:52 ET Argus honors Kansas City Southern de Mexico, Pemex, Bulkmatic with prestigious Win-Win Award

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has named Kansas City Southern de Mexico (KCSM), Pemex and Bulkmatic as the 2015...


May 19, 2015, 00:25 ET Iraq's new Basrah Heavy to become third-biggest freely traded Mideast Gulf crude stream

Iraq has scheduled a greater-than-expected inaugural amount of exports of its new Basrah Heavy crude grade, which will enable the country to...


May 18, 2015, 10:00 ET Largest US MTA switches fuel price indexation to Argus

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced a long-term fuel supply contract using price assessments published by global...


May 15, 2015, 11:20 ET Ecuador launches 'eco' gasoline fuel based on Argus ethanol price

President Rafael Correa of Ecuador has issued a decree that orders the gradual national roll out of a 10pc ethanol blend in gasoline, using a price...


Apr 22, 2015, 06:29 ET Changing West Africa oil markets create new information needs

 West African crude producers are at a critical juncture, as growing North American shale oil output has displaced their crude, all but closing...


Apr 21, 2015, 10:34 ET Argus wins prized UK business award for third time

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has received the Queen's Award for Enterprise, which recognises business...


Apr 02, 2015, 12:18 ET Argus appoints Sean Watson to board

Argus has appointed Sean Watson, a senior corporate lawyer and adviser, as a non-executive board director. "We are glad to welcome Sean to the...


Feb 26, 2015, 19:23 ET Argus launches WTI Houston assessment

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus today launches its much-anticipated assessment for West Texas Intermediate...


Jan 20, 2015, 15:04 ET Argus expands operations to Riga

Energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has opened a new office in the Latvian capital of Riga, as the latest part of its global...


Jan 20, 2015, 10:44 ET Colombia adopts Argus coking coal and freight assessments in volatile market

Colombia's mining regulatory agency ANM has started pricing coking coal for royalty calculations using price assessments published by global...


Jan 20, 2015, 10:42 ET Colombia Adopta índice de Argus para Carbón Metalúrgico y Fletes

 La autoridad reguladora de minería en Colombia, La Agencia Nacional de Minería (ANM), ha empezado a indexar carbón...


Jan 12, 2015, 09:52 ET Argus acquires MetalPrices.com, expands metals coverage

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has bought MetalPrices.com, one of the world's largest providers of metals market...